Southbank Solar (Victoria – 3006)

Example of 6kW Southbank Solar System

We would expect a 6kW solar system in Southbank to produce 21.60kWhs of solar energy over the course of a year. How much this is actually worth depends on how much you pay for power and how much solar power you send to the grid.

6kW solar Southbank system
A 6kW solar power system is shown here - commonly 17 x 370W panels are used to get to 6.3kW.
Solar Southbank - How Much Solar Is Worth (6kW example)

We can estimate the value of this solar production by assuming 50% of the power is used on site. Power used on site is thought to save $0.2104 And the other 50% is exported to the grid at a value of $0.1/kWh.

The table below shows the example of a 6kW system in Southbank if 50% of the energy produced was used and the other 50% was exported.

Self-consumed solar power Exported solar power Total
Value Per kWh $0.2104 $0.1
Energy 3,942 kWh 3,942 kWh 7,884 kWh
Total Value $829.40 $394.20 $1,223.60

This means your solar savings on a 6kW system could be around $1,223.60 each year.

Solar Panel production in Southbank

Solar Southbank facts and figures - insight into what solar in the Southbank region could do for you if you installed panels.

Southbank has about 3.6 sun-hours each day. This is how many hours of useful sunshine (on average) is produced each day. This figure includes overcast days and has been sourced from the CEC solar power consumer guide. You can use this number to work out how much energy your system should produce each day.

A 3kW system, for example, would produce 3.6 x 3 (10.8) kWhs per day on average according to this figure.

solar Southbank energy chart
This chart shows an example of a 1kW Southbank solar system output generating 3.6kWhs per day.

Power Prices In Southbank

In Southbank you can expect to pay about $0.2104 for power (per kWh) - which is pretty reasonable by national standards.

This will naturally vary depending on your network and your retailer. Some areas around Southbank might have much higher power prices while some might be much lower.

Solar Southbank Feed-in-Tariff Value

We think you could also get as much as $0.1 for any solar power you send to the grid (per kWh). This includes any Victoria government feed-in-tariffs and any contributions from your retailer.

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